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July 2, 2014

Doctoral Students to Study Biology, Mechanics Connection under NIH Grant

Four doctoral students at Washington University in St. Louis will have the opportunity to take a closer look at the intersection of biology and mechanics under a five-year grant from NIBIB. Mechanobiology is a developing field that focuses on how forces and changes in cell or tissue mechanical properties contribute to growth, structure and health. Read the full press release at engineering.wustl.edu.